Read the second half of Act One, from Hamlet and Ophelia's entrance until the point where Hamlet greets Rosencrantz and Guildenstern as friends (pp. 24-38 in the 1967 Faber & Faber edition).
Common Core Objectives
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.